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1974 Detroit Wheels Statistics

World Football League (WFL)
Team Record: 1-13
Finishing 4th in the WFL's Central Division
Coach: Danny Boisture (1-13-)
Location: Detroit, Michigan
Attendance: 61,335, Avg. 10,223 in 6 home dates
1974 Detroit Wheels Roster
1974 Detroit Wheels Results

The Detroit Wheels of the World Football League ended the 1974 season with a record of 1 wins and 13 losses, finishing fourth in the WFL's Central Division.

Detroit ran up 209 points, while the defensive squad conceded 358. Sam Scarber carried the ball for a team-leading 606 yards for the Wheels.

Bubba Wyche threw for 1,869 yards. Jon Henderson hauled in 30 passes for 406 yards. Sam Scarber provided receiving help, too.

Terry Hoeppner intercepted 5 opponent throws.

Danny Boisture coached the team.

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Player Att Comp Comp % Yds Yds/Att TDs TD % Ints Int % Long Sacked Yds Lost Rating
Bubba Wyche30415651.318696.1103.3196.2683836955.4
Eric Guthrie21733.3793.814.829.52265221.8
Bruce Shaw17741.2663.915.900.01695672.2
Billy Sadler11100.03333.000.000.03300118.8
Totals34317149.920476.0123.5216.168 53477


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Sam Scarber1386064.424 3
Jesse Mims884174.764 2
Billy Sadler1013213.224 1
Bubba Wyche512655.227 8
Jim Rathje28802.917 1
Larry Radcliff19562.921 0
Eric Guthrie4358.822 0
Bruce Shaw6223.713 0
Hubie Bryant11313.013 0
Dale Livingston199.00
Lee Fobbs860.80
Eugene Teague133.00
Terry Phillips310.310 0
Totals44918344.164 15


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Jon Henderson3040613.549 3
Sam Scarber292669.228 0
Terry Phillips2027413.734 4
Hubie Bryant1932817.3 2
Billy Sadler181568.768 0
Jesse Mims161096.817 0
Mickey McCarty812916.134 0
Charlie McKee69115.246 0
John Embree46315.831 0
Jim Rathje45313.241 2
Joe Scales44611.516 0
Lee Fobbs3237.715 0
Dennis Macholz3196.30
Terry Williams22613.024 0
Sheldon Joppru2105.00
Terry Hoeppner12222.022 0
Bruce Cullen12020.020 1
Clark Hoss166.00
Totals171204712.068 12


Player X/CA X/CM X/CP % FGA FGM FG % Pts.
Eric Guthrie00039


Player No. Yds Avg. Long
Chuck Collins38142837.653
Eric Guthrie2998433.953
Bubba Wyche415037.546
Dale Livingston413233.040

Punt Returns:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Rocky Long2021710.856 0
Billy Sadler171659.743 0
Totals3738210.356 0

Kick Returns:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Billy Sadler3075125.062 0
Rocky Long1440228.751 0
Jesse Mims1124222.036 0
Larry Radcliff58617.225 0
Lee Fobbs36120.322 0
Jim Rathje35117.022 0
Charlie McKee24321.526 0
Terry Hoeppner23417.022 0
Jon Henderson12121.021 0
Totals71169123.862 0


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Terry Hoeppner56412.8 0
Rocky Long33812.7 0
Dave Walker200.00
Dan Lintner200.00
Mike Kuhn13232.032 0
Michael Taylor13131.031 0
George Haynes11414.014 0
Charlie Battle199.00
Renard Perkins177.00
Reggie Holmes100.00
Totals1819510.832 0

Total Scoring:

Touchdowns Other Total
Player Rush Rec Punt Kick MFG Int Fum Other FG X/C Single 2Pt Saf Points
Bubba Wyche800000000056
Terry Phillips040000100029
Sam Scarber300000100022
Jim Rathje120000200023
Jon Henderson030000000021
Jesse Mims200000100015
Hubie Bryant020000000014
Eric Guthrie00000300009
Bruce Cullen01000000007
Billy Sadler100000500012
Joe Scales00000010001